Emily A. Peterson, MD

4.8 out of 5
Accepting New Patients

Emily A. Peterson, MD

Plastic Surgery
Mount Nittany Physician Group
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100 Radnor Road
Ste. 101
State College, PA 16801

Provider Biography

Emily A. Peterson, MD, performs all types of reconstructive and cosmetic surgeries, as well as non-surgical procedures such as Botox® Cosmetic and Sculptra® Aesthetic, through Mount Nittany Physician Group Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgery.

A graduate of Cornell University, Dr. Peterson earned her medical degree at Drexel University College of Medicine, where she was awarded the Donald R. Cooper, MD Award for Excellence in Surgery. Her residencies included general surgery and plastic & reconstructive surgery at Lehigh Valley Health Network in Allentown.

Board-certified in plastic surgery, Dr. Peterson is a member of several professional medical associations, including the American Medical Association, American Board of Plastic Surgery, and the Association of Women Surgeons. Dr. Peterson has also authored and co-authored several articles for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the journal for the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

Dr. Peterson is also a clinical assistant professor of plastic surgery at the Penn State Hershey Medical School and Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, PA.

Learn more about Dr. Peterson and the services she provides at cosmetic.mountnittany.org.


American Board of Plastic Surgery
Drexel University College of Medicine
Lehigh Valley Health Network

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Ratings & Reviews

The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally recognized Press Ganey Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.

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Likelihood of recommending Care Provider
4.8 out of 5
80 ratings
Care Provider explanations of prob/condition
4.8 out of 5
78 ratings
Time Care Provider spent with patient
4.9 out of 5
69 ratings
Ease of scheduling appointments
4.5 out of 5
73 ratings

Recent Comments

"Emily is extremely professional and excellent at what she does."
"I've only seen her one time so far, so I can't really answer this question for myself, but for others that talked to me about her would be very good of recommending her to others"
"My previous comment speaks volumns. I would/will recommend Dr. Peterson and her practice to anyone!"
"Liked her very much."